With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s officially time to start planning February 14th. If you’re looking for delicious date ideas, with menus that include the best burrata in town or foie gras pyramids, read on, because nothing says “I love you” like delicious food.
La Petite Maison
Sweethearts and sweet-tooths will love what La Petite Maison has in store for Valentine’s Day. Snails with garlic butter, slow-cooked duck legs with an orange glaze, and an indulgent Tiramisu with white chocolate and strawberries served only on February 14th. Try the renowned burrata or truffle-and-cream pasta and finish with the vanilla cheesecake that beats all vanilla cheesecakes.
Gate Village, DIFC
Tel: (+971) 4 439 0505
Add a little art to your romantic night out. Coya is the Dubai’s restaurant du jour, the permanent gathering place of the creative crowd and anyone who enjoys amazing atmosphere and even better food. The Dubai branch of the Michelin-starred London-Peruvian restaurant has made a stir since it opened, but keeps things fresh with regular art openings and events Book a table (way in advance) at Coya for the Incan-inspired interiors, signature ceviches, and glamorous crowd.
Four Seasons Resort Jumeirah Beach
Tel: (+971) 4 316 9600
For lovers and meat lovers seeking a sleek setting with Mediterranean flavors look no further than Boca for delicious Spanish-, Italian-, and French-inspired tapas in the heart of DIFC. This is the perfect spot to share plates of chickpea-and-olive pancakes, black rice and seared scallops, and mini beef burgers with that special someone in a fashionable setting.
Gate Village 6, DIFC
Tel: (+971) 4 323 1833
Bistro Des Arts
Reminiscent of the city of love, Bistro Des Arts is an intimate spot to enjoy an enchanting evening with your special someone. Experience a slice of Paris in the heart of the Marina and embark on a journey back to classic French cuisine that is friendly on the wallet. Couples will delight in an exclusive Valentine’s Day à la carte menu.
Tel: (+971) 4 551 1576
La Cantine du Faubourg
When you book a table at the beloved French brasserie, La Cantine du Faubourg. Not only does its beautifully lit outdoor patio offer a stunning view of downtown, but it also has a romantic setting that’s perfect for popping the question – or just enjoying a lovely night out with your significant other. Atmosphere aside, the food is delightful and so is the music that carries the evening. Don’t miss ordering the amazing ‘Honey-Glazed Wagyu Short Ribs’, the ‘Walnut-Crusted Chilean Sea Bass’, and of course the scrumptious ‘Deconstructed Millefeuille’ for dessert.
Emirates Towers Hotel
(+971) 04 352 7105
Have you heard the popular saying “Heaven is where the chefs are Italian…”? Yep. Us too. That’s why this Italian take on seafood in Dubai’s romantic Bluewaters is a must for any couple looking for good food and beautiful, romantic spot. “The best flavors from the South of Italy come alive on every plate” and we’d also like to add that it also creates sparks across the table. For a special treat, sit on the terrace overlooking the beautiful water and skyline and enjoy everything Alici has to offer.
(+971) 04 275 2577